cubic yard


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cubic yard

In the US, the customary unit for measuring the volume of embankments, refuse, etc.; equivalent to the volume of a cube, each edge of which measures 3 feet; equals a volume of 0.765 cubic meters.
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5 hours to grind 8 cubic yards of gypsum, the quantity of gypsum drywall scrap generated by an average house in a Bielinski home.
The building required 5,300 cubic yards of concrete, 150 cubic yards of colored concrete and 4,000 pavers.
There were 400 requests by property owners for leaf pickup, totaling more than 4,300 cubic yards.
It costs about $7 for a 3-cubic-foot bag; in bulk, it costs about $20 to $40 per cubic yard.
the Salem-based contractor managing the Oregon Avenue I-5 Overcrossing project, needed nearly 40,000 cubic yards of embankment materials to use beneath the four bridges and in widening the Spring field-Creswell Highway and I-5 interchange.
In 1988, Grimm's processed approximately 225,000 cubic yards of tree trimmings and yard waste.
The Town of Colchester is requesting quotations for one (1) 5-7 cubic yard dump sander box, snow plow and materials spreader and one (1) 12-14 cubic yard dump sander box, snow plow and material spreader in accordance with the minimum specifications provided in the link below.
Paul, MN has established that the RSC at a dosage of 1 lb per cubic yard meets or exceeds the ICC AC32 requirements.
Without question, there are piles of scrap material at larger yards and facilities that can best be moved and loaded by loaders with capacities of five cubic yards or more.
75 million cubic yards of material, which will be placed at various placement areas along the waterway.
When thousands of cubic yards of mixed construction and demolition debris began pouring into his landfill properties in the wake of September 2004's Hurricane Ivan, Jeff Claunch, owner of Sunbelt Environmental Inc.
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